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Italian Research Day in the World and inauguration of the ISSNAF - Southeast Chapter



Italian Research Day in the World and inauguration of the ISSNAF - Southeast Chapter

Register for the event in celebration of the Italian Research Day in the World on April 13, 20222 at 11:00 a.m. featuring the Seminar "Post pandemic effects on the human body: new frontiers" and the inauguration of the ISSNAF - Southeast Chapter

V Italian Research Day in the World

Post Pandemic Effects on the Human Body: New Frontiers

April 13th, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. (EDT) / 17.00 – 18.15 (GMT+2)


Opening Remarks

Dr. Marilena Tauro

Research Scientist

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Oncologic Sciences, Morsani College of Medicine

University of South Florida, Tampa


Welcome Remarks

Cristiano Musillo

Consul General

Consulate General of Italy in Miami


Dr. Giusi Condorelli

Scientific Attaché

Embassy of Italy, Washington D.C.


Dr. Cinzia Zuffada


Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF)


ISSNAF – Southeast Chapter Inauguration

Ribbon-cutting Ceremony


Dr. Santo Nicosia

Emeritus Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology, Distinguished University Professor

University of South Florida, Tampa



Prof. Delia Goletti

Head of Translational Research Unit

National Institute for Infectious Disease-IRCCS, L. Spallanzani, Rome

Unicamillus International Medical University, Rome

COVID-19: From Therapies to Vaccination in the Fragile Population


Dr. Benedict C. Albensi

Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences,College of Pharmacy

Codirector of B.R.A.I.N. Center

Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale-Davie

New Views on the Effects of Alzheimer’s disease and COVID-19 on Neurological and Cognitive Functions


Dr. Camillo Ricordi

Stacy Joy Goodman Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Cellular Transplantation
Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Microbiology and Immunology
Director, Diabetes Research Institute and Cell Transplant Center

University of Miami
Fellow, National Academy of Inventors, USA
Member, Italian Supreme Council of Health

COVID-19: From Treatment of Severe Cases to Prevention of Disease Progression and Hospitalization

Q&A Session